In St. Petersburg will host an exhibition of paintings by Boris Grebenshikov

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in photosangelina at the opening ceremony of the musician Boris Grebenshchikov inside the landscape in the Moscow Museum of modern art. Archival photoIn St. Petersburg will host an exhibition of paintings by Boris Grebenshikov© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

Exhibition of paintings of famous Russian musician, leader of rock group «Aquarium» Boris Grebenshchikov will open on 26 January at the Museum of modern art «Erarta» in St. Petersburg.

As noted in the message of the Museum, the exhibition «the ABC of Moonlight» will include paintings in oil on canvas and drawings created Grebenshikov in recent years.

«His paintings are born of a creative abundance of fruits of the earth, which can bring a good tree talent Grebenshchikov. He is educated enough to afford to be different from contemporary artists. He’s not trying to compete in skill with photographers. This is not modern art in a sense, contemporary art is art without time and space. It over time, and the nature of it — from Plato’s world of ideas. The nature of his songs — from the same place. They are not outdated by decades,» said exhibition curator Inna Grinchel, words which are contained in the message.

Thursday, January 25, will be held Vernissage of the exhibition project, which Grebenshchikov will perform a concert.

Exhibition of works Grebenshchikova «the ABCs of Moonlight» will run until February 19.